Jenkins strides to benefit Girls on the Run-Sierras |

Jenkins strides to benefit Girls on the Run-Sierras

Staff report

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. — Truckee trail and ultra-runner, Danny Jenkins, finished the Headlands 50-Mile Ultra-Marathon on Sept. 13, at Rodeo Beach in Sausalito, Calif.

The run was a personal fundraiser for Girls on the Run-Sierras, a positive youth development program for girls grades third through eighth. Jenkins raised $800 to help support scholarship funding for local girls.

Raffle tickets are on sale now for the Girls on the Run Gold Ski Pass Raffle. Enter to win one of three prizes: California Ski Industry Gold Pass ($2,250 value), Tahoe Super Pass ($800 value), or a preferred parking spot at Squaw Valley ($750 value). Tickets are on sale for $25 and only 250 will be sold.

Call 775-298-0280 to buy tickets or visit the Girls on the Run-Sierras office, 948 Incline Way in Incline Village, Nev. Raffle tickets will be available through Oct. 31, 5 p.m. For more info and contest rules visit